A Wicked-simple WordPress Framework.

NOUVEAU is an open-source, rapid-development theme & plugin framework for WordPress. Work fast. Be awesome.

Built for WordPress
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NOUVEAU isn’t just a theme or a plugin, it’s a complete WordPress framework. Anything you need to quickly get started on a new WordPress project is already there, so you can get straight to the meaty bits.

Zurb Foundation
Zurb Foundation Yeti

NOUVEAUs starter theme is built on the latest version of Zurb Foundation, a front-end HTML5 framework that just plain rocks. Create responsive websites with incredible speed and flexibility.

PHP 5.6+
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NOUVEAU takes advantage of features in PHP 5.6 and newer, providing numerous benefits over older versions: speed, namespacing, closures, anonymous functions, etc.

Puzzle Piece

Everything is available a-la-carte. Theme and plugins are available separately, so you can use only what you need, and none of what you don’t.

Clean Code. No Assumptions.
Squares / Blocks

No child themes, no file soup, no styles, no assumptions. Just clean, tidy, well-documented code and clean, common-sense organization.

Free. Open Source. Always. Forever.
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No purchases, no memberships, no freemiums, no strings. NOUVEAU is free as in speech, and it’s going to stay that way. Forever.

NOUVEAU Starter Theme: 0.14  
NOUVEAU Starter Plugins: 9  
Zurb Foundation: 6.3.1